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Corn on the Cob… Cupcakes?

This next summertime treat comes from the cupcake genius, Karen Track. Add these cupcakes to your next BBQ and watch your guests go from very confused to very impressed! Is it corn or is it a cupcake? Jelly beans create such a realistic replication of this summertime favorite. The 'pats of ... Continue Reading

Cupcakes in a Jar

The next time you want a unique and shippable gift... take a look at the Etsy store Fat Daddy Bake Shop. They offer a novel product... a cupcake in a jar! How clever... why didn't I think of that! While I've never tasted their crazy concoctions , they definitely sound de-lish. What lady wouldn't ... Continue Reading

10 Easter Baking Essentials

10 Baking Supplies for Spring & Easter Entertaining | on

After what felt like an exceptionally long winter, I saw the first real sign of spring outside this morning!  Sure, we've been talking about spring for weeks here on the blog, bringing you new Easter cake projects and fresh recipes… and in reality, it's been cold and dreary outside for months.  But ... Continue Reading

DIY Edible Moss Cake

Moss Cake | how to make edible moss from sugar cookie dough | by Carrie Sellman for

I absolutely love the look of real moss and find myself adding touches of green to every corner of my home.  Maybe it's because green is a symbol of life and renewal, commonly associated with spring and Easter.  Maybe it's because I'm obsessed with the modern farmhouse look right now, dreaming of a ... Continue Reading

Champagne Cake Shooters + Stenciled Topper

Valentine's Champagne Shooters | by Robin Martin for

Our contributor, Robin Martin of Gateaux Inc. is back with another DIY today!  Join Robin as she shares a new Valentine's project with a step-by-step tutorial. Ah, Valentine's Day. When we can embrace a little romance, over-indulge in the bubbly, and shamelessly get down to Barry White all day, ... Continue Reading

Pink Striped Heart Cake

Pink Striped Heart Cake | by AK Cake Design for

Our contributor, Allison Kelleher of AK Cake Design, is back with a gorgeous new design and a tutorial too! For this cake, I was inspired by these pretty pink ribbons.  I really loved the different shades of pink and the bright, cheery feel of the ribbons – they just made me happy. I ... Continue Reading


Valentine’s Heart Candy Box Cake

How to make a Valentine's Chocolate Candy Box Cake | by Cakegirls on

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. Okay, there is just no way around stating that this cake is a kind of a show stopper.  People will assume it's a real box of chocolates ... Continue Reading

2015 Wedding Cake Trends : Hand-Painted Details

2015 Wedding Cake Trends | including this hand-painted chevron & gold cake by Gateaux Inc. | on

It's day five of our brand new cake series - The 2015 Wedding Cake Preview!  We're spending two weeks oohing and aahing over marvelous cake designs and getting the scoop on 2015 cake trends from the ladies who know.  Top cake designers were asked to predict which cake trends will be hot in 2015.  ... Continue Reading

FREE : Dreams & Sprinkles Print

A life without dreams is like a cupcake without sprinkles |Free Art Print | by Jessica Kirkland for

Our contributor, Jessica Kirkland of Pen N' Paper Flowers is kicking off the new year with an original art print, created exclusively for The Cake Blog readers.  January's kitchen print will inspire you to chase your dreams in 2015! Happy New Year everyone!!  I'm sure we are all anticipating ... Continue Reading

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Peanut Butter Ball Cake

Peanut Butter Ball Cake | Buckeye Cake | by Carrie Sellman for

Last week I shared one of our Christmas traditions with a recipe that came from Mr. Sellman's side of the family - these super delish Pie Crust Cookies - oh my goodness are they good.  While definitely hard to beat, I wanted to give a little love to a tradition that comes from my side of the ... Continue Reading